Every morning, we will give you five things from the night before in the NBA to start your day.
1: Joe cool
Joe Johnson has the reputation of being an isolation player. That is just what he has always done. You give him the ball and he scores. It is not always efficient and it is not always pretty. His trade to Brooklyn has been a mixed bag so far. He has not quite delivered or meshed with his new team.
Sometimes though, the player they call "Iso Joe" is on full display and shows just how great he can be. And those scenarios usually come when he does what he does best. Clear the floor, let him stare down the defender and score.
The Bucks learned that twice in Tuesday's overtime loss to the Nets at Barclays Center. Joe Johnson tied the game with a second and a half remaining with a 3-pointer. He then won the game at the buzzer, beating Luc Richard Mbah a Moute and draining a free throw line jumper as Mbah a Moute guess wrong which direction Johnson would...